Bus Éireann News

Bus Éireann welcome winning bid for Waterford City services contract

The decision of the National Transport Authority (NTA) to select Bus Éireann as the successful bidders for a new five year contract for the provision of public bus services for Waterford City is a very proud achievement for our staff and the company. These services were part of 10% of routes publicly tendered, and as the incumbent provider of existing services, we are delighted to have been granted preferred bidder status following a competitive process between five bidders, that included international companies.

Thursday, 16th November, 2017

Bus Éireann Statement on the Comptroller & Auditor General Report on School Transport Provision

Bus Éireann was made aware today of the publication of the Comptroller & Auditor General Report on School Transport, and has not yet received an official copy of this.

Wednesday, 25th October, 2017

Jump on board Bus Éireann Cork Jazz Festival late night buses

Late night bus services will operate from Cork city to suburbs on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, departing at 01.00, 02.00 and 03.00

Friday, 20th October, 2017

Bus Éireann suspend all services for the rest of day but will resume tomorrow (October 17) from 5am

Bus Éireann will continue suspension of all services for the remainder of the day (October 16th), in line with advice to the public not to travel.

Monday, 16th October, 2017

Updated Statement 18.00 hrs, Monday, October 16th

Bus Éireann plan to operate a full schedule of services tomorrow (October 17) from 0500 hours, with the exception of services provided under the School Transport Scheme. This is due to the decision of the Department of Education and Skills that all schools should remain closed tomorrow.

Monday, 16th October, 2017

Bus Éireann advise of further cancellations to school transport services

Bus Éireann advise of further cancellations to school transport services and possible impact on some road passenger services due to Hurricane Ophelia Customers advised to check website ahead of planned journeys in any areas affected by Red Weather Alert

Sunday, 15th October, 2017

Bus Éireann Statement: Bus Éireann cancel all services nationwide

Bus Éireann Statement: Bus Éireann cancel all services nationwide from 0500 to 1400 on Monday, October 16. Situation will be reviewed and some services may resume in the afternoon

Sunday, 15th October, 2017

Bus Éireann celebrates 30 years of Making Better Connections in Limerick

Bus Éireann marked its 30th birthday in Limerick today with an announcement of 15% passenger growth in the city, and the delivery of seven new double deckers into the fleet.

Tuesday, 3rd October, 2017

Bus Éireann to provide shuttle buses and live entertainment at the National Ploughing Championships

Heading to the Ploughing Championship? Take the stress and hassle out of traffic and parking, and get direct to the site on public transport. Bus Éireann will be providing shuttle buses to the Screggan site from Tullamore Train Station. With dedicated bus lanes en route, a swift journey time is guaranteed.

Monday, 18th September, 2017

M3 Corridor Service Improvements from 17 September 2017

Bus Éireann in conjunction with the National Transport Authority are pleased to announce the introduction of an enhanced bus service for our customers along the M3 Corridor and in particular the towns of Dunshaughlin, Navan, Kells, Virginia & Cavan.

Friday, 8th September, 2017

Bus Éireann launch competition for Transition Year students

Marking its 50th year operating the School Transport Scheme on behalf of the Department of Education & Skills*, Bus Éireann is launching its Go Places with Bus Éireann competition for Transition Year students today, in which they are inviting TY students from all over the country to get creative in making memories about their journey to school.

Thursday, 7th September, 2017

Get direct to the Picnic on board Bus Éireann

The countdown to Electric Picnic is on and Bus Éireann’s special direct services means the festival fun can start hassle free. Ireland’s largest music and Arts events kicks off this Friday, September 1 and Bus Éireann services are running from Dublin, Cork and Galway, direct to the Stradbally venue.

Tuesday, 29th August, 2017

Bus Éireann boost services for Sligo Warriors Run

The 2017 Sligo Warriors Run takes place in Strandhill on August 26th next and Bus Éireann will provide additional services to cater for competitors and spectators.

Thursday, 24th August, 2017

Shuttle it to the Galway Races in Style

The 2017 Galway Racing Festival kicks off at Ballybrit next Monday, 31 July and Bus Éireann are back with a Special Shuttle Service to and from the racecourse, throughout the week long event.

Monday, 31st July, 2017

Heavy Vehicle Apprentices

Bus Éireann are currently recruiting for Heavy Vehicle Apprentices in our Waterford and Rosslare Garages.

Tuesday, 18th July, 2017